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nelson mandela has been released from the hospital and he will be going home to continue any further treatment to his home in johannsburg. the 94-year-old has been in the hospital for some time back on the 8th of december, he had surgery fo an abdominal hernia, then gall stones removed and has been in the hospital since. but, again, from our bureau in johannesburg, nelson mandela is headed home and will continue treatment at his home in johannesburg. we'll get a live report at the top of the hour. >>> now to syria, in a city just south of aleppo, months of intense fighting has now come to a head. the rebels are using homemade rockets in their latest push to capture a key military base. it is near the aleppo damascus highway. we're seeing now more signs syrian president bashar al assad's regime is crumbling. in one of the highest level defections yet, the country's military police chief has abandoned his post to join the rebel army. this recording posted online. >> translator: i announce my defection from the regime and i'm joining the people's revolution because the syrian military h
. thatcher is 87 years old. she retired from public life after a stroke ten years ago. nelson mandela is looking much better. that is in the words of south africa's current president. he says he is happy to have visitors on this special day. the 94-year-old south african patriarch was hospitalized with a lung infection but then had surgery for gall stones. he has not appeared in public since 2010. >>> veinsan president hugo chav chavez is said to be on the mend after his latest operation for cancer. the country's vice president said mr. chavez phoned on christmas eve from the hospital bed in cuba. the vice president calls that the best present we could get. that is in his words. >>> well, show me a hero and i will write you a tragedy. that is what novelist f. scott fitzgerald wrote. but then he never met the man that barbara starr did on a recent trip to walter reed army hospital. these guys are heroes but they are hardly tragic. in fact, they are inspiring. take a look. >> pushed forward and opened -- throw my elbow, it unlocks it. throw it back and that's how i maneuver. >> wounded
decades ago was found dead at the scene. >>> nelson mandela is spending christmas day in the hospital. the 94-year-old former south african president has been battling a lung infection. he also had gall stones removed. mandela looks better and doctors are happy with his progress. >>> in money news instagram still feeling the sting from user outrage after the photo sharing app changed its terms of service. instagram has been hit with a class action lawsuit filed in san francisco federal court. lawsuit filed friday despite instagram saying it was modifying parts of its new policy and would not sell users' photos to advertisers. >>> take a look at these pictures. it would not be christmas without a surfing santa in sydney, australia. it is not every day you see santa enjoying time on the beach with a little sand and a sleigh but after a long night of delivering presents he certainly deserves it. >>> in the spirit of christmas we'll share this incredible story of generosity. a missouri elementary school rallied around their faithful janitor to give a smile back to the man they know and lo
been among the visitors at the hospital. no word on when he will be released. >> nelson mandela is enjoying better health. his condition is improving and he's in really good spirits. he has been in the hospital since december 8th. he's recovering from a lung infection and the removal of gall stones. his wife and family along with the current president of south africa visiting him, sreurbing him a merry christmas. >> passengers in denver are finding a special way to be of good shear while helping the less fortunate. these men and women of the encloses all methodist ministers getting behind the bar, that's right, on christmas eve, to serve drinks and collect tips. >> a lot of folks come in here that might not necessary logo to church, and might not hear about the need, and we've discovered that people are very generous, whether they are in a bar or sitting in a pew on sunday morning. >> i asked one t want to take some food home? they said no, we are living under a bridge, we have no place to keep it. >> we bought clothing, underwear for the homeless in denver. >> after the bar ten
was in their prayers today, president nelson mandela, who is spending the day recovering in the hospital. back here in britain, hundreds gathered to catch a glimpse of the royal family, as they walked to their traditional morning church service, at the queen's 20-acre estate at sandringham. in afghanistan, troops away from their families, fighting on the front lines, treated to a special christmas meal and a candlelight service. but it's not quite like home. >> even though we'd like to be with our families, we realize the importance of what we're doing here. and we believe in it. >> reporter: and for some australians, it was a wet christmas. and they still managed to mark the day in their own way. >> merry christmas. >> reporter: for "good morning america," lama hasan, abc news, london. >> swimming down under sounds nice. >>> there could be severe storms, even tornadoes in alabama, mississippi and louisiana. foggy this morning from tallahassee to atlanta. heavy snow in oklahoma. cold temps in the upper midwest. new york and baltimore will warm up to the mid-40s. sacramento, portland and seattle are
has developed a fever and is weak. we wish him well. >> nelson mandela is also spending christmas day in a hospital room. he's been battling a lung infection and the first time he won't be home for christmas since 1989 when he was still jailed for leading the struggle against apartheid. the current president says the nobel prize winner is looking and feeling much better. >> santa is done delivering his goodies this morning, so we are going to take over and we're going to look at his naughty and nice list. we'll make our own. now time to go over who see who made the cut on either side. i've been looking forward to this segment all morning. richard, you didn't get the memo on the outside, sorry . >> let's start with you, richard. on your nice list, you have two governors, democrats, okay, just saying, you're picking fellow democrat, but, you know, that's prerogative. one on the left coast, martin o'malley in maryland and christine gregoire from washington, why in. >> two governors leading an important new civil right struggle, the civil rights struggle of our generation, many feel as i
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